Rare footage shows beautiful orcas toying with helpless sea turtles

A small pod of orcas Orcinus orca near the Galpagos Islands was caught on camera as they pushed, spun and dragged sea turtles around as if the turtles were pool toys Orcas are known to play with their food before eating, but this was likely the first

21 Sep 2018, 12:16 AM IST

Robotic skins could bring your stuffed toys to life

Scientists have developed an electronic skin that can turn everyday objects from a stuffed animal to balls of crumpled paper into robots The robotic skins, developed by researche
20 Sep 2018, 11:51 PM IST

West Bengal govt encourages youth to participate in sports: Mamata Banerjee

On International Day of University Sport, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said that her government has always encouraged the youth to participate in sports S
20 Sep 2018, 11:46 PM IST

Over 3000 offers made on Day 1 at SRMIST

The 2019 placement season was off to a flying start with Day 1 recruiters TCS, Infosys, Cognizant and Wipro making over three thousand offers on SRM campus Under the category of dr
20 Sep 2018, 11:43 PM IST

Enabling business owners for the future

Facebook is not offering free service, they are making money by understanding their likes and dislikes and profiling individuals, while generating marketing intelligence and consum
20 Sep 2018, 11:40 PM IST

Ashoka Pillar Awards for tackling air pollution

Ashoka Universitys Centre for Entrepreneurship hosted the inaugural edition of the Ashoka Pillar Award, to select and award young talent for their innovative solutions to tackle th
20 Sep 2018, 11:36 PM IST

Mukhyamantri Yuva Nestam scheme on SRM campus

The Andhra Pradesh Mukhyamantri Yuva Nestam Chief Ministers Youth Friendly Scheme was launched at CM Chandrababu Naidus Prajavedika near his residence in Amaravati, AP under this U
20 Sep 2018, 11:33 PM IST

Move to extend Green Good Deeds campaign to schools

The Green Good Deeds campaign a social movement to protect environment and promote healthy living launched by the Environment Ministry must be extended to schools, an official sa
20 Sep 2018, 11:29 PM IST

Silver nanoparticles harming marine life

Silver nanoparticles, increasingly used in personal care products and the pharmaceutical industry, is toxic for fishes and may be harming marine life, a study has found Researchers
20 Sep 2018, 01:04 AM IST

Transparent loudspeakers let your skin play music

Scientists have developed a transparent, ultrathin device that can turn your skin into a loudspeaker, paving the way for a new generation of wearable sensors and devices Created in
20 Sep 2018, 12:35 AM IST

New NASA website shows how space tech impacts everyday lives

NASA has launched an interactive website that allows users to tour through buildings to discover common items that the space agency helped improve such as water purifiers and self
20 Sep 2018, 12:31 AM IST

Digital games can help heart patients exercise more

Digital games can effectively help people engage in more physical exercise and could be used to prevent or manage heart diseases, according to scientists including one of Indian or
20 Sep 2018, 12:26 AM IST

Story Time: The Needle Tree

There were once two brothers who lived on the edge of a forest The elder brother was very mean to his younger brother and ate up all the food and took all his good clothes One day,
20 Sep 2018, 12:16 AM IST

IIT-Madras-ONGC to develop software for monitoring offshore platforms

Indian Institute of Technology Madras Wednesday announced its collaboration with Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited to develop a software, for monitoring its over 280 fixed o
20 Sep 2018, 12:10 AM IST

Notification issued for XAT 2019

XLRI, the XAT conducting body, has released the official notification for XAT 2019 XAT 2019 will be conducted on January 6, 2019 Sunday across 46 cities, from 10 am to 1 pm XAT is
20 Sep 2018, 12:08 AM IST

GITAM MBA (FinTech) students placed at US-based company

Cumulus Nexus a New York based company, on a parttime basis hired seven students from the first batch of GITAM MBAFinTech These students are just in their second year of MBAFinTech
19 Sep 2018, 11:21 PM IST

PhD awarded to GITAM scholar

HimaBindu Valiveti, Research Scholar, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering under the guidance of Dr P Trinatha Rao, Associate Professor, has been awarded PhD fro
19 Sep 2018, 11:14 PM IST

TiE-Grad Programme sees 3-fold rise in participation

TiEGrad Business Plan Competition, a TiE Hyderabads longterm programme has recorded a threefold increase in college grad participation from 15 teams last year to potentially 45 in
19 Sep 2018, 11:09 PM IST

German bodies to help MITS in Robotics field

Madanapalle Institute of Technology and Science has signed an MoU with GC German Center for Engineering and Management Studies UG Aachen and the European Center for Mechatronics an
19 Sep 2018, 03:38 AM IST

Soft exosuit lets you trek without getting tired

Harvard scientists have developed a soft exosuit that could assist soldiers, fire fighters and rescue workers to traverse through difficult terrains without getting too tired The m
19 Sep 2018, 03:35 AM IST

NASA planet hunting probe shares first image

NASAs latest planet hunting probe has beamed back its first science image, which captures a wealth of stars and other cosmic objects in the southern sky
19 Sep 2018, 03:31 AM IST

Automation in workplace making work environments more human: Report

Companies that adopt robotics and artificial intelligence are expected to see much higher returns provided they use automation to enhance employee skills and complement their worki
19 Sep 2018, 03:27 AM IST

Aga Khan Academy declared one of India’s top 100 brands

URS AsiaOne Magazine felicitated the Aga Khan Academy Hyderabad at the 3rd edition of Indias Greatest Brands Leaders 201718 awards ceremony at Taj Lands End Hotel, Mumbai recently
18 Sep 2018, 10:06 AM IST

Machines will do more tasks than humans by 2025: WEF

Robots will handle 52 per cent of current work tasks by 2025, almost twice as many as now, a World Economic Forum WEF study said Monday The sharp increase could also see a net gain
18 Sep 2018, 10:03 AM IST

NASA’s Juno probe captures elusive brown barge on Jupiter

NASAs Juno spacecraft has beamed back an image of a long, brown oval known as a brown barge an elusive atmospheric feature in Jupiters South Equatorial Belt Brown barges are cyclo
18 Sep 2018, 10:00 AM IST

Household cleaning products may make kids overweight

Parents, take note Commonly used household cleaners and disinfectants could be making your children overweight by altering their gut microbes, a study has found The study, publishe
18 Sep 2018, 09:57 AM IST

Secunderabad football teenager to train in Barcelona

For 18yearold citybased emerging footballer, Rithik Thacker, October of this year will mark a highpoint in his blossoming career as he is poised to take a step closer to the dream
17 Sep 2018, 06:35 PM IST

A spectacle like no other

The citybased Ethic Sports Foundation achieved an envious distinction on Saturday by bringing together an assemblage that is inarguably the finest in Hyderabads sports history
17 Sep 2018, 06:33 PM IST

Secunderabad: Viva! Vihari

Emotions ran high when Hyderabads latest gift to the world of Test Cricket took spotlight at a colourfully organised felicitation held for him at the very place from where he learn
17 Sep 2018, 06:22 PM IST

BPA replacements in plastics may lead to reproductive problems

The array of alternative bisphenols A BPA now used to replace the plastic chemical in bottles, cups, cages, and other items appear to be causing a sudden increase in chromosomally
17 Sep 2018, 06:18 PM IST

Myths and facts about Indian Civil Services Examination

The repute a civil servant commands is matchless hence lakh of aspirants appear for Civil Services Examination every year All the same, doubts and myths lingering with the examinat
17 Sep 2018, 06:15 PM IST

AI system helps track mysterious cosmic signals

An artificial intelligence system has helped discover 72 new fast radio bursts from a mysterious source about three billion light years away from Earth, scientists say
17 Sep 2018, 06:08 PM IST

Varsities should concentrate on next gen medical tech: ICMR D-G

The 9th Convocation of the GITAM University was held here on Saturday Prof Balaram Bhargava, Director General, ICMR attended as chief guest at the convocation and delivered convoca
17 Sep 2018, 06:05 PM IST

The 2-minute generation

Mummy, I am hungry Just two minutes This innocent advertisement with a cute mom and son could be held responsible for the distortions that have been brought into the concept of tim
17 Sep 2018, 05:56 PM IST

The thief, the Brahmin, and the demon

A rich merchant was moved by the plight of a poor brahmin in his village and donated two calves to him The brahmin was thankful and took good care of the calves, which soon became
17 Sep 2018, 05:54 PM IST

Awareness programme on suicide prevention held

Awareness programme on Suicide prevention was conducted on Saturday, titled Working Together to Prevent Suicide was organised by SultanUlUloom Educational Society SUES campus psych
17 Sep 2018, 05:51 PM IST

VJIM holds business conclave

Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management conducted a Business Conclave on Saturday at Hotel Avasa The conclave was sectoral in nature, dealing with banking financial services and in
17 Sep 2018, 05:47 PM IST